Valencia guides beauty queens through pageants and works as hair stylist and beautician at Bang Salon on U Street. He has provided styling advice to the current Miss D.C., Allyn Rose.
How did you get into the pageant business?
I'm from South America, in Venezuela. Everything is about pageants. I was like, 'I could do that.'
When did you come to the United States? I came here in 2002. I went and...